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Presteigne Festival
22 - 27 August 2019 | Artistic innovation and musical discovery in the beautiful countryside of the Welsh Marches
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Presteigne Festival Jan 21
Wed 6 February – Schubert Evening in aid of at the London home of Bob and Elisabeth Boas. Very sorry, but we're completely sold-out for this event; we hope to present something similar early next year.
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Presteigne Festival Jan 10
Wed 6 February – Schubert Evening in aid of at the London home of Bob Boas. Prog include Impromptus, Trout Quintet and much-loved lieder with and more, followed by drinks and canapes. Advance booking only
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Presteigne Festival Jan 8
It is with great sadness that we report the death yesterday of , aged 91. A great friend to and a regular visitor to Radnorshire with his wife Mary and daughter . A lovely man and a wonderful composer. RIP John
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Mark Boden Dec 31
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Presteigne Festival Dec 30
Fab recording of 'The Heavens and the Heart' ( commission) played on 's 'Sunday Morning', featuring , conducted by our Artistic Director, George Vass.
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Presteigne Festival Dec 29
Excellent news that 's CD of commissions is being played on tomorrow morning!
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Presteigne Festival Dec 22
A very merry Christmas and a happy, healthy and musically prosperous New Year to all out Twitter followers – don't forget to save the date for our London fundraising concert on 6 February - a 'Schubert Abend' with and others – full details soon!
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Presteigne Festival Dec 3
Very sorry to report the death of Edward Storey, poet and President of The Friends of St Michael's Discoed on 18 November after a short illness. Known to festival-goers for his fabulous poetry readings, Edward will be greatly missed by everyone in the Presteigne community. RIP
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Alexis Paterson Nov 21
Congratulations to George Vass of ⁦⁩ for his Outstanding Contribution award at . Artistic Director for 27 years, ⁦⁩ board member for a decade, unfailing supporter of the sector and its people forever.
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NovaMusic Nov 17
Orchestra Nova's new CD of three commissions by reviewed on Record Review – a lovely chunk of the 'Trio Concertante' at 1:31:50 with – sounds fabulous!
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Presteigne Festival Nov 5
The fabulous play Benjamin Britten's stunning Third String Quartet on at 1pm, Wednesday 7 November – a recording made in St Andrew's Church, Presteigne at . Don't miss it!
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Presteigne Festival Nov 4
Thanks for including last night's cello recital by – a fantastically varied programme from Bach to Penderecki and composer – brilliantly played to a really engaged audience at the Holywell Music Room.
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Presteigne Festival Nov 2
Out today! A fab new recording of 3 commissions from British composer featuring and under George Vass. Shop now –
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Presteigne Festival Oct 28
After a fab concert for , next stop is Holywell Music Room for . Sat 3 Nov, 7.30pm – part of Tour. Works by Cassado, Bach, David Matthews. Penderecki, and . Tickets
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Presteigne Festival Oct 27
Thank you for the amazing audience – was a knockout and so great to see too, our wonderful 2017 composer.
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Presteigne Festival Oct 22
Wonderful cellist is in Birmingham at this Friday, 1.10pm, as part of the 2018 Autumn Tour. Great programme with works by Gaspar Cassadó, J S Bach, David Matthews and – not to be missed
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Presteigne Festival Oct 19
Our artistic Director George Vass conducts the London premiere of on Sun 21 Oct with his superb cast and players. A really strong piece from Joseph Phibbs – we loved the production . If you're an opera fan, don't miss it!
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Presteigne Festival Oct 17
We're over the moon – Orchestra Nova's latest release on includes 3 works commissioned by featuring Catriona Scott, . Available to pre-order now ...
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Presteigne Festival Oct 9
In you didn't see it at , 's fab production of Joseph Phibbs' opera 'Juliana' has it's London premiere on Sun 21 Oct – amazingly taught performances from a superb cast with sensational playing from the ensemble too. Don't miss it!
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Presteigne Festival Oct 2
Very pleased to see that 's 70th Birthday is being celebrated by the with a new recording on the label. Big news about a major recording project of three commissions coming very soon!
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